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Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers
5.9 Okay
102 Albert Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.3 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
OkayBased on 1,604 reviews
5.9

Within a two minute walk of Sky Tower, Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers is set in the heart of Auckland. This historic hostel is an ideal base for exploring local vineyards as it is situated in the Greater Auckland Wine Region.

Haka Lodge Auckland
Haka Lodge Auckland
8.3 Excellent
373 Karangahape Road, Auckland, New Zealand
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1.1 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 709 reviews
8.3

Within a two minute walk of Karangahape Road, Haka Lodge Auckland is centrally situated in Auckland. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

Freemans Backpackers Lodge - Hostel
Freemans Backpackers Lodge - Hostel
7.2 Good
65 Wellington Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.9 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 223 reviews
7.2

Freemans Backpackers provides a comfortable setting when in Auckland. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet throughout their stay.

City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
7.9 Good
150 Vincent Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.8 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 1,719 reviews
7.9

Centrally situated, City Lodge - Backpackers Accommodation offers easy access to Auckland's best hot spots. It is located a brief walk from Queen Street, Sky Tower and Skycity Auckland.

City Garden Lodge - Hostel
City Garden Lodge - Hostel
6.9 Good
25 St Georges Bay Road, Auckland, New Zealand
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1.2 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 405 reviews
6.9

City Garden Lodge is set in Auckland and is close to nearby landmarks, including Holy Trinity Cathedral. It also offers a concierge, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.

Yha Auckland City
Yha Auckland City
8.3 Excellent
18 Liverpool Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.9 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 6 reviews
8.3

Conveniently positioned, YHA Auckland City offers easy access to Auckland's popular tourist attractions. It is situated a brief walk from Queen Street and Karangahape Road.

Yha Auckland International
Yha Auckland International
7.9 Good
5 Turner Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.8 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 5 reviews
7.9

Centrally situated, YHA Auckland International allows for easy access to Auckland's popular hot spots. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

YMCA Hostel
YMCA Hostel
7.9 Good
20 Pitt Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.8 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 1,006 reviews
7.9

Conveniently situated, YMCA Hostel offers easy access to Auckland's best tourist attractions. A short stroll from Karangahape Road, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a desk, a refrigerator and a kitchenette.

Metro Adventurer Backpackers
Metro Adventurer Backpackers
8.3 Excellent
51 Hobson Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.3 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 12 reviews
8.3

Only two minutes from Sky Tower, Metro Adventurer Backpackers is located centrally in Auckland. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is a short walk from Britomart Transport Centre.

Kiwi Airport Backpackers
Kiwi Airport Backpackers
6.0 Good
144 McKenzie Road, Mangere, Auckland, New Zealand
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8.4 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 825 reviews
6.0

Kiwi Airport Backpackers provides a comfortable setting when in Auckland. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

Tips for booking a hostel in Auckland

Cheapest month:April
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Auckland:£24/night
Absolute cheapest price found:£6/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Sunday
£12 - £38
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
£14 - £46
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Auckland hostels

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City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
7.9 Good
150 Vincent Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.8 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Centrally situated, City Lodge - Backpackers Accommodation offers easy access to Auckland's best hot spots. It is located a brief walk from Queen Street, Sky Tower and Skycity Auckland.

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Yha Auckland City
Yha Auckland City
8.3 Excellent
18 Liverpool Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.9 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Conveniently positioned, YHA Auckland City offers easy access to Auckland's popular tourist attractions. It is situated a brief walk from Queen Street and Karangahape Road.

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YMCA Hostel
YMCA Hostel
7.9 Good
20 Pitt Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.8 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Conveniently situated, YMCA Hostel offers easy access to Auckland's best tourist attractions. A short stroll from Karangahape Road, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a desk, a refrigerator and a kitchenette.

4
Haka Lodge Auckland
Haka Lodge Auckland
8.3 Excellent
373 Karangahape Road, Auckland, New Zealand
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1.1 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Within a two minute walk of Karangahape Road, Haka Lodge Auckland is centrally situated in Auckland. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

5
Queen Street Backpackers
Queen Street Backpackers
7.1 Good
4 Fort Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.1 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Set in the heart of Auckland, Queen Street Backpackers is a short walk from Auckland Ferry Terminal, and provides easy access to nearby bars and eateries. It is situated a short stroll from Queen Street, Skycity Auckland and Sky Tower.

6
City Garden Lodge - Hostel
City Garden Lodge - Hostel
6.9 Good
25 St Georges Bay Road, Auckland, New Zealand
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1.2 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

City Garden Lodge is set in Auckland and is close to nearby landmarks, including Holy Trinity Cathedral. It also offers a concierge, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.

7
Freemans Backpackers Lodge - Hostel
Freemans Backpackers Lodge - Hostel
7.2 Good
65 Wellington Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.9 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Freemans Backpackers provides a comfortable setting when in Auckland. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet throughout their stay.

8
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers
5.9 Okay
102 Albert Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.3 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Within a two minute walk of Sky Tower, Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers is set in the heart of Auckland. This historic hostel is an ideal base for exploring local vineyards as it is situated in the Greater Auckland Wine Region.

Cheapest hostels in Auckland

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Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers
5.9 Okay
102 Albert Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.3 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Within a two minute walk of Sky Tower, Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers is set in the heart of Auckland. This historic hostel is an ideal base for exploring local vineyards as it is situated in the Greater Auckland Wine Region.

£7
Avg. per night
Haka Lodge Auckland
Haka Lodge Auckland
8.3 Excellent
373 Karangahape Road, Auckland, New Zealand
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1.1 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Within a two minute walk of Karangahape Road, Haka Lodge Auckland is centrally situated in Auckland. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

£11
Avg. per night
Queen Street Backpackers
Queen Street Backpackers
7.1 Good
4 Fort Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.1 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Set in the heart of Auckland, Queen Street Backpackers is a short walk from Auckland Ferry Terminal, and provides easy access to nearby bars and eateries. It is situated a short stroll from Queen Street, Skycity Auckland and Sky Tower.

£11
Avg. per night
Kiwi Airport Backpackers
Kiwi Airport Backpackers
6.0 Good
144 McKenzie Road, Mangere, Auckland, New Zealand
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8.4 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Kiwi Airport Backpackers provides a comfortable setting when in Auckland. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

£13
Avg. per night
YMCA Hostel
YMCA Hostel
7.9 Good
20 Pitt Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.8 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Conveniently situated, YMCA Hostel offers easy access to Auckland's best tourist attractions. A short stroll from Karangahape Road, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a desk, a refrigerator and a kitchenette.

£14
Avg. per night
Freemans Backpackers Lodge - Hostel
Freemans Backpackers Lodge - Hostel
7.2 Good
65 Wellington Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.9 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Freemans Backpackers provides a comfortable setting when in Auckland. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet throughout their stay.

£15
Avg. per night
Yha Auckland City
Yha Auckland City
8.3 Excellent
18 Liverpool Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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0.9 mi from city centre, Auckland, New Zealand 

Conveniently positioned, YHA Auckland City offers easy access to Auckland's popular tourist attractions. It is situated a brief walk from Queen Street and Karangahape Road.

£18
Avg. per night
Piha Beachstay - Hostel
Piha Beachstay - Hostel
9.1 Excellent
38 Glenesk Road, Piha, New Zealand
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0.7 mi from city centre, Piha, New Zealand 

Piha Beachstay Accommodation is situated in Auckland and is close to the area's tourist attractions. Some of the popular features provided at this 3-star property include free on-site parking and wireless internet.

£21
Avg. per night

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Auckland hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Auckland?

    The average price for a hostel in Auckland is £25/night. A good hostel deal in Auckland would be for £21/night or less. The lowest hostel price found recently on HotelsCombined was £6/night. If your travel schedule is flexible, then try not to book in November, because it is the most expensive month of the year. Booking in October is the cheapest month to book a hostel in Auckland.

  • What’s the best hostel in Auckland?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in Auckland, Haka Lodge Auckland is currently the best, based on 709 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 8.3/10.

  • What hostel is closest to Auckland Intl Airport?

    Kiwi Airport Backpackers is 2.8 mi away from Auckland Intl Airport, making it the closest Auckland hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Auckland is most popular to stay in?

    While there are other neighbourhoods throughout Auckland, 14% of HotelsCombined users searched for hostels in Auckland CBD in the past 12 months, making it a popular choice. Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers is our most popular hostel in this area.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Auckland closest to The University of Auckland?

    The most popular hostel in Auckland that’s close to The University of Auckland is Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers. Just 0.4 mi separate Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers from The University of Auckland, the city’s most popular attraction. 1,604 HotelsCombined reviewers gave the Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers a score of 5.9/10.

  • Should I stay in a Auckland hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to Auckland on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in Auckland offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.